Best Teen Poems
Below are the all-time best Teen poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of teen poems written by PoetrySoup members
A girl named Sue
angst, fantasy, teen love,
POTW 1 Oct 2018
Gossip about her
swept the school yard through
“Hey if you’ve got what it takes
There’s this girl named Sue
For a pack of smokes
teen, abuse, boyfriend, bullying, depression,
I'm sitting on the floor
I'm crying so much more
trying to erase this pain
trying to forget your face
sitting here with the blade in my hand
life, people, sympathy, teen,
This girl, she's crying inside,
But all everyone sees is smiles,
This girl, she's hurting inside,
She's lived like this for quite a while,
Always holding her pain inside,...
Do you hear my silent cries?
Or do you set me to the side?
For in my mind the black bird flies,
In the Darkness of my...
family, life, teen, timeparents,
Their lives begin, that special day
Your hardest job, is on the way.
Walking and pacing, all night long
Knowing that one day, they’ll be strong.
Watching them crawl,...
teen, christian, courage, cry, dream,
I never knew following dreams could be this lonely,
But up on the hill, looking back, thank God I'm not the old me.
If the tears will...
Sweetest Love Note
teen, black african american, death,
One night a guy & a girl were
driving home from the movies. The
boy sensed there was
something wrong because of the painful
silence they shared between them
read this please
teen, betrayal, care, career, change,
They hate you because your you
They make up lies and call it true
They're fake behind your back
Hoping someday that you'll crack.
They hate you because your...
Granny Panty Annie, the Tranny
teen, adventure, black african american,
Lemme tell ya' about a
I met her one night
under disco lights
up at Candies
starin' at me
grittin' her teeth
From a Hospital Bed
teen, childhood, depression, family, children,
FROM A HOSPITAL BED
Even if I’m dizzy with an aching head,
I must not disturb the others in the beds
In this hospital ward where...
The Best Mistake
teen, caregiving, confusion, faith, family,
You made the mistake and now,
your afraid to face this day.
Your thoughts are racing through
You wonder if your family looks at
Since First I Saw You
teen, beautiful, beauty, brother, daughter,
Since first I saw you, it was your eyes,
mesmerizing, your gaze transporting
me to a realm, not of fantasy, real,
where young men go when cupid’s
teen, angst, childhood, faith, father,
Daddy will you hold me and
Tell me I’ll be okay?
Will you whisper in my ear
All the things you used to say
Will you squeeze me tight,
Shades of Roses
teen, growth, memory, metaphor, ,
All their peach faces have now bowed their heads,
Eighteen lovely roses cut from their beds.
In their wilt lies a sadness I have known
Of inferior complexities...
My first crush seemed like a box of Crayons
Hot Magenta was tugging on her nylons
She dyed her hair like the Florida Sunrise
Her Cool And Crazy...
teen, life, loss, lost love,
Inhale: You touch me softly, then kisses me with delight.
Exhale: It feels so good to me the spots you touch are just right.
Sitting so pretty in a vase
You lift your deceitful faces to the world.
I may arrange you how I wish
And I may rejoice that your thorns...
Dancing in The Mirror
teen, 9th grade, appreciation, love,
as i am dancing around my tiny bathroom, in my short shorts
i stop for just a fraction of a moment to look in the mirror
Roses are black.
Violets are dead.
Love is bitterly sweet.
Like a shot to the head.
They say love will kill you.
It will be the slowest form of suicide...
The Lost Years
teen, family, father, growing up,
The photos stopped
when you were 10 or 11.
Around that time, you started refusing to
have your pictures taken.
A few candid shots are all I’ve...
teen, angel, beautiful, beauty, child,
God has a plan,
And it is out of my hands....
The Hypocritical Christian
teen, beautiful, beauty, bible, care,
I am the hypocritical Christian.
I say I follow Christ,
But I'm still consumed by my demons.
I go to church on Sunday,
But I refuse to invite someone...
having sex - footle
teen, freedom, funny, sexy, teacher,
PENNED ON AUGUST 14, 2014!...
I miss you
teen, cute love, funny love,
I miss you,
like the sky misses the stars.
like the streets when there are no cars.
like a government that has no laws,
like music, when it...
teen, allegory, childhood, children, courage,
I could care less about the four
corners of insults,
That intelligence invites;
It is always the first straw of
grass that’s grows,